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St Canice's Girls' National School, Finglas, Dublin 11

The Admissions Process

Admissions are being accepted for Junior Infants 2023 from 3rd October 2022 - 2.40pm, 28th October 2022. Your daughter must be 4 on or before 1st May 2023  for you to apply. If you are applying for a place for your daughter in Junior Infants to start in September 2023 it is really important that you complete all of the following steps:

  • Download the "Application Form for Junior Infants". This is in this section of the website. At the top right hand corner of the form it says "Application Form for Junior Infants 2023". It is really important that this form is used as older versions will not be accepted. 
  • The application is not complete if a copy of your daughter's birth cert or passport is not attached to the form or sent with the form via email. If you apply with your daughter's passport, the application will be accepted however you will be asked to also send in a copy of your daughter's birth cert. 
  • You must return the form to the school by 
    • emailing it to or
    • posting it to Admissions, St Canice's GNS, Seamus Ennis Road, Finglas, Dublin 11, D11 C927 or
    • handing it in to the school office to either the school secretary or the Principal.
  • The Application Form for Junior Infants 2023 along with a copy of your daughter's birth cert or passport must be returned on or before 2.40pm, 28th October 2022. Any forms returned after that date and time will be marked late and will not be considered until all other applications are processed and places have been offered.
  • Further information regarding admissions can be found in the "Admissions Policy" or and in the "Annual Admissions Notice". 

If you have any queries please do not hesitate to email or phone the school office on 01 8342072.